Ana Iti

Ana Iti – Biography

(Te Rarawa, Pākehā)
b. 1989, New Zealand.
Based in Hawkes Bay.

Ana Iti works across sculpture, video, and text. Iti’s work explores poetic and structural relationships between language and our environment, as well as the practices of shared and personal history-making. Iti has a BFA (Sculpture) from the Ilam School of Fine Arts in Ōtautahi Christchurch and a MFA from Toi Rauwharangi Massey University in Te-Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington. She was the recipient of the Grace Butler Memorial Award in 2022 and is a nominee for the 2024 Walters Prize.